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Scholarly Societies Project


This is one of a set of subject pages in the Scholarly Societies Project, which facilitates access to websites of scholarly societies across the world. A set of guidelines is used in determining whether to include resources.

Links to websites of scholarly societies in Anthropology are given below. The URL-Stability Index for this collection of Anthropology sites is 36.0/51 = 70.6%. The URL-stability index for each site below is given graphically in the left-hand column as the URL-stability rank for that site.

See also: the Area Studies & Time-Period Studies category.

URL Stability Rank
Society Name
four stars African Studies Association ASA
four stars American Academy of Forensic Sciences AAFS
four stars American Anthropological Association AAA
four stars American Association of Teachers of German ["the language, literature, and culture of the German-speaking countries."] AATG
four stars American Comparative Literature Association ACLA
four American Folklore Society AFS
one star
broken once
American Oriental Society AOS
four stars American Rock Art Research Association ARARA
four stars Ανθρωπολογική Εταιρεία Ελλάδος = Anthrōpologikē Etaireia Ellados = Anthropological Association of Greece [In Greek and English.] AEE
four stars Associação Brasileira de Antropologia = Brazilian Association of Anthropology [In Portuguese.] ABA
four stars Association for Canadian Studies = Association d'études canadiennes [In English and French.] ACS = AÉC
one star Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies AABS
four stars Assyrian Academic Society ["...the fields of Assyriology, Near-eastern & Syriac studies...."] AAS
one star Bulgarian Studies Association BSA
four stars California Mission Studies Association [Scholarship and historic preservation of the 21 California missions, the presidios and pueblos.] CMSA
four stars Canadian Sociology and Anthropology Association = Société canadienne de sociologie et d'anthropologie [In English and French.] CSAA = SCSA
one star
broken once
Coalition for Education in the Life Sciences CELS
one star Conseil International de la Philosophie et des Sciences Humaines = International Council for Philosophy and Humanistic Studies [In English and French. A site maintained for the CIPSH by UNESCO.] CIPSH = ICPHS
four stars Deutsche Morgenländische Gesellschaft = German Oriental Society [In German.] DMG
four stars Eesti Looduseuurijate Selts = Estonian Naturalists' Society [Covers anthropology, biology, environmental sciences, and earth sciences. In Estonian and English.] LUS
four stars Egypt Exploration Society EES
four stars Folk Art Society of America FASA
four stars Folklore Society FLS
four stars Gypsy Lore Society GLS
four stars International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology IACCP
four stars International Council of Museums ICOM
one star
broken once
International Social Science Council = Conseil International des Sciences Sociales = Consejo Internacional de Ciencias Sociales = Internationaler Rat für Sozialwissenschaften [In English. A site maintained for the ISSC by UNESCO.] ISSC = CISS
four stars International Society for Cultural and Activity Research ISCAR
one star
broken once broken once
International Society for Human Ethology ISHE
four stars International Society for Neuroethology ISN
one star
broken once broken once
International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences = Union Internationale des Sciences Anthropologiques et Ethnologiques [In English.] IUAES = UISAE
four stars Jean Piaget Society: Society for the Study of Knowledge and Development JPS
one star
broken once
Latin American Studies Association LASA
four stars Law and Society Association ["Members bring training in law, sociology, political science, psychology, anthropology, economics, and history as well as in other related areas."] LSA
one star
broken once
Middle East Studies Association of North America MESA
four stars National Council for the Social Studies NCSS
four stars Naturhistorische Gesellschaft Nürnberg = Natural History Society of Nürnberg [In German.] NHGN
one star New Zealand Association of Social Anthropologists NZASA
four stars 日本生理人類学会 = Nihon Seirijinrui Gakkai = Japan Society of Physiological Anthropology [In Japanese, with some English.] JSPA
four stars Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland RAI
four stars Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Volkskunde (SGV) = Société Suisse des Traditions Populaires (SSTP) = Società Svizzera per le Tradizioni Popolari (SSTP) = Swiss Society for Folklore [In German.] SGV = SSTP
one star Social Science Computing Association SSCA
four stars Sociedad de Investigación del Arte Rupestre de Bolivia = Bolivian Rock Art Research Society [In Spanish, English and German.] SIARB
four stars Society for Applied Anthropology SfAA
one star
broken once broken once broken once
Society for Economic Anthropology SEA
four stars Society for Ethnomusicology SEM
one star
broken once broken once
Society for Slovene Studies ["...Slovene literature, linguistics, history, ethnography ..."] SSS
four stars Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality SSSS
four stars Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities SSEA
one star Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction SSSI
four stars Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas SSILA

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